beyond price

beyond price
beyond price
So valuable that no price can or would be enough
price

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beyond (or without) price
so valuable that no price can be stated

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beyond price
literary : extremely valuable or important

Her friendship is a treasure beyond price. [=a priceless treasure]

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Main Entry:price

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beyond ˈprice idiom
(formal literary) extremely valuable or important
Main entry:priceidiom

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